Mumbai: To examine the rising COVID-19 instances, the officers in Maharashtra have been taking strict measures in opposition to these flouting COVID-19 tips. In view of the surge in coronavirus confirmed instances, a resort proprietor together with the mother and father of a newly-wed couple had been held for violating COVID-19 security norms in Palghar.
A group of District Justice of the Peace and superintendent of police (SP) had raided the wedding operate occurring in a resort and located that they weren’t following the COVID-19 security norms. The officers then took the proprietor of the resort and the fathers of the bride and the bridegroom to the police station.
Earlier, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Company (BMC) had additionally filed a police grievance in opposition to a Gymkhana and a Recreation centre for not adhering to COVID-19 tips. As per the grievance, a marriage ceremony was held on the recreation centre on Sunday (February 21, 2021) wherein round 350 individuals participated with out following social distancing norms.
That is to be famous that the political, spiritual and social gatherings have been banned in Maharashtra from Monday. A brand new lockdown has additionally been imposed in some areas amid a spike in coronavirus confirmed instances.
Maharashtra’s Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday mentioned that the each day COVID-19 instances within the state had risen to virtually 7,000 from about 2,000 in January. He additionally demanded stricter measures from Monday to include the unfold of the virus in Maharashtra’s 4 districts and added that the brand new coronavirus-related restrictions might be imposed past these districts if wanted.
Uddhav Thackeray in a televised tackle mentioned, “The second wave has been knocking on our door. Whether or not it has come or not can be confirmed within the subsequent eight to fifteen days.”
Maharashtra on Sunday reported 6,971 new COVID-19 confirmed instances, whereas 2,417 individuals recovered from the virus previously 24 hours.
In response to the state’s well being minister Rajesh Tope, Maharashtra’s COVID-19 rely has now surged to 21,00,884, of which, 19,94,947 have recovered and 51,788 have succumbed to the virus. The state nonetheless has 52,956 lively coronavirus instances.
(With inputs from companies)